With this, AstraZeneca fulfills the delivery to Panama of one million contracted doses.
Foreign Minister Erika Mouynes
reported that a new batch of COVID
will arrive in Panama this weekend.
The country will receive a total of 163,200 doses, and according to Mouynes with this AstraZeneca
fulfills the delivery of one million contracted doses. "Panama is the first country in Latin America to receive all the agreed doses," he said.
Panama began its immunization plan against COVID
-19 on January 20, and has used the formulas of Pfizer
Until this Thursday, 5,083,877 doses of COVID
had been applied in Panama, of which 4,347,449 correspond to doses from Pfizer
and 736,428 from AstraZeneca
According to the Ministry of Health, 50% of the population has two doses of vaccines